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FLOWATCH / a watch for blind people


Blind people can not visually sense the passage of time by checking the watch. And FLOWATCH is a design for blind people to sence it. Not only can it make the user know about time by merely a touch around the ring, but also make them feel the passage and the rhythm of every single seconds by the touching with FLOWATCH. That will help them experience the wonderful life vividly and feel taking control of time to get rid of the sense of helpless.
The form of this watch is also a metaphor which is about the time flowing through the ring. And it emphasizes the subtle sense for time flowing, along with touching of the running ball.


South China Agricultural University

South China Agricultural University
Guangzhou, China
Guangzhou,Guangdong, China

Kangjun Huang,
South China Agricultural University